The Very Merry Christmas Home Tour

I’m so excited to welcome y’all to my home!  A special welcome to Victoria’s readers from The Home Envy.    I decided to keep things very simple this year and to use a lot of winter elements, instead of specifically Christmas decor so that it wouldn’t have to immediately come down on December 26!  There …

…But The Fire Is So Delightful…

I can actually sing that song this year!  How cool is that?   Why, you ask?  Well if you saw my fireplace before it’s recent makeover, you’d understand.   Welcome to my living room!  My deconstructed chair is even sighing with relief and sporting a lovely and festive throw pillow. Our tree is filled with …

Welcome! Won’t You Come In?

Do you start decorating your home for each season in a certain room?  Maybe you start at the front door? That would make sense, admittedly. I often don’t.  In fact, my front door is often down the list quite a ways. I have a good reason.  Want to hear it?  I start each season’s decor …

5 On Friday: The 5 DIY’s Of Christmas

So Emily from LeCultivateur and I were chatting last night.  I know!  Last night!  She said wouldn’t it be so fun to do a special blog post showing 5 DIY’s for Christmas.   I said yes!  O what fun it is to…..oops wrong song.   Then I was putting the kids to bed and the …

How Thrifty Of Me

Recently a couple blogging buddies and I challenged ourselves to create an entire tablescape made as much as possible from Dollar Tree items only.  It was surprising how different we each made our tablescapes in spite of using some of the very same items.  If you missed those, you can see them all HERE. We …